Clarrie Hermes Drive

I feel the need to plant a tree. The Road’s Edge series began on a drive from Canberra to Parkes in central NSW.  I had stopped and photographed interesting scenes before, but on that occasion I was struck by the sensation of standing on the edge of the road.  The location seemed heavily imbued with soContinue reading “Clarrie Hermes Drive”

The efficient beauty of a magpie’s nest

. I was delighted and alarmed to find a charming magpie’s nest overhanging my street this morning.  It’s apparent fragility caught my attention.  It is a study in efficiency, if it manages to last the season. . . The idea of the minimum requirement weaves throughout my year.  It originated in the resolutions of my YearContinue reading “The efficient beauty of a magpie’s nest”